Using 'Polka Dots' for Precision 6
August 3, 2010
At left, a computer-aided design model of a B-52 cockpit section and a cockroach captured with the same system for comparison purposes using the photogrammetry process. Rendered as a three-dimensional model, the roach can be fully measured -- from the length of is antenna down to the exact width of its wing.
Topics: Technology Internet, Surveying, Cartography, Geodesy, B-52, Photogrammetry, Measurement, Computer-aided design, Cockroach, Physical geography, Antenna, Geography, Engineering